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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
June 19, 2016
Mother saves son from mauling by mountain lion
DENVER — A mother fought off a mountain lion that attacked her five-year-old son while he was playing with his older brother outside his home...
News/Nation and World
June 19, 2016 - 12:36am
June 8, 2016
VIDEO: Woman, infant child escape harm in Dickinson apartment fire
A mother and her infant child were safe Wednesday evening after a fire destroyed their ground floor apartment at 90 Kuchenski Drive in Dickinson....
June 8, 2016 - 10:48pm
May 30, 2016
Girl sent to hospital after being pulled from bottom of pool in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS -- A 13-year-old girl was sent to the hospital Sunday night after being pulled from a swimming pool in south Grand Forks. Police responded at 7:10 p.m. Sunday to an apartment complex at 3430 24th Ave. S. for a report of an unconscious girl who was not breathing. When officers...
May 30, 2016 - 10:15pm
November 20, 2015
Police: Fargo man used social messaging app to send explicit photo to 11-year-old's phone
Editor's Note: This story contains language that may be offensive to some readers. FARGO -- A warrant was issued Friday for the arrest of a Fargo man who allegedly used the social messaging app Kik to send a photo of his penis to police posing as an 11-year-old girl in Massachusetts....
November 20, 2015 - 6:12pm
October 29, 2015
The Jacob Wetterling abduction timeline
Oct. 22, 1989: Eleven-year-old Jacob Erwin Wetterling is abducted by a masked gunman about 9:15 p.m. along 91st Avenue, southeast of St. Joseph. Firefighters and 35 officers from the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement agencies search the area. Two local FBI...
News/Nation and World
October 29, 2015 - 11:23pm
September 22, 2015
70-year-old man pleads not guilty to sexually abusing child relative
GRAFTON, N.D.--A rural Pisek, N.D., man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges alleging he sexually abused his child relative when she was between the ages of 3 and 6. Floyd William Sirman, 70, was charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child, a Class AA felony, in Walsh County...
September 22, 2015 - 11:39pm
August 17, 2015
Monke: A crash course in all things birth and baby
Everything you need to know about the final stages of pregnancy and the first days of being a parent can ably be covered in just eight short hours, which Sarah and I discovered last week as we wrapped up a three-night first-time parents classes offered by CHI St. Joseph’s Health. During...
August 17, 2015 - 9:56am
August 3, 2015
Dad was driving SUV that killed toddler
FARGO — Police say it was a 20-month-old boy’s father who was driving the SUV that struck and killed the boy Sunday in an alley behind their north Fargo house. On Monday, the Fargo Police Department identified the toddler as Easton H. Schlicht and his father as 28-year-old Kyle...
August 3, 2015 - 11:48pm
July 22, 2015
North Dakota ranked top state for child economic well-being
MINNEAPOLIS — North Dakota is the best state in the country for the economic well-being of children, according to the annual Kids Count survey. Buoyed by the lowest rate of teenagers out of school and not working, and the second-lowest child poverty rates in the U.S., the Annie...
July 22, 2015 - 11:04pm
July 13, 2013
UND Social Work Department studies child welfare, trains workers in Indian country
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota's Social Work Department has grown dramatically in the past decade and, in doing so, it's making a greater impact on the way the state reaches out to its American Indian population. Grants received by the university along with a partnership...
July 13, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
Lung transplant recipient gets green light to leave Texas hospital
HOUSTON - Jordan Peterson was resting comfortably Thursday night at a hospital here after a brief scare a day earlier, and the 10-year-old with...
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 21, 2013
Woman charged in child's death at Spirit Lake
GRAND FORKS - A 31-year-old St. Michael woman appeared in U.S. District Court in Grand Forks on Thursday, charged with abuse or neglect of a child resulting in serious bodily injury in connection with the June 13 death of a Spirit Lake Nation toddler. According to the criminal complaint,...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
Hoeven, Heitkamp seek answers in Spirit Lake child's death
GRAND FORKS -- An angry Sen.
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2013
Minnesota day care owner accused of striking boy
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.
May 18, 2013 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Sen. Conrad: Spirit Lake 'a rudderless ship'
GRAND FORKS -- Saying that the Spirit Lake Nation "seems to be a rudderless ship" lacking the leadership necessary to deal with a crisis in child protection on the reservation, Sen.
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am